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Destinee Penigar

Destinee Penigar(618) 239-6246
dpenigar@lindenwood.edu

Recruits: Missouri, Hawaii, Alaska & Southern U.S.

Hometown: Fort Walton Beach, FL

Undergraduate Major: Public Relations and Marketing

Three Favorite Things: A hot latte in the morning, traveling with my husband, and adventures with friends

What I find most Unique about Lindenwood Belleville: At Lindenwood Belleville, the connection between students and faculty is genuine. It’s rare for a professor from freshmen year to congratulate you by name at graduation!

Advice for applicants in the college search: Keep an open mind! Take advantage of your campus visit and ask all the questions that you can.

MaryClare Lally

MaryClare Lally(618) 671-6313
mlally@lindenwood.edu

Recruits: Missouri/Illinois Private Schools and St. Louis City Public Schools

Hometown: St. Louis, MO

Undergraduate Major: Business Ethics and Theology

Three Favorite Things: Spin Class, Hiking, Coffee

What I find most Unique about Lindenwood Belleville: : The faculty are passionate about what they do. They will call you by name and truly want your success.

Advice for applicants in the college search: Keep an open mind! The world is large and the opportunities are endless. You never know what you might find.

Tanis Drury

Tanis Drury(618) 239-6309
tdrury@lindenwood.edu

Recruits: All Illinois Students and High Schools

Hometown: Lee’s Summit, MO

Undergraduate Major: Business Administration

Three Favorite Things: My family, my puppies, and ice cream

What I find most Unique about Lindenwood Belleville: The family atmosphere and our wonderful professors who truly know and care about you! Being on a small campus gives you the opportunity to really be known by the people around you and to build relationships that will last a lifetime!

Advice for applicants in the college search: Take advantage of all the resources provided for you at Lindenwood Belleville and get plugged in right away! Your success comes first and we will do everything we can to help you achieve it!

Daniel Restrepo

Daniel Restrepo(618) 239-6249
drestrepo@lindenwood.edu

Recruits: International Students

Hometown: Bogotá, Colombia

Undergraduate Major: Business Administration

Three Favorite Things: The Bible, Family, Soccer

What I find most Unique about Lindenwood Belleville: Our international Students. You will be able to find students from more than 50 different countries. This is an amazing opportunity, not just to learn in the classroom, but to discover the world.

Advice for applicants in the college search: Make informed decisions. Ask questions. Learn as much as you can about the school where you want to go!

Shannon Warnecke

Shannon Warnecke (618) 239-6055
swarnecke@lindenwood.edu

Recruits: Transfer Students

Hometown: Centralia, IL

Undergraduate Major: Psychology

Three Favorite Things: Spending time with family, Traveling, Reading

What I find most Unique about Lindenwood Belleville: We are a smaller environment that packs a large punch! We offer a diverse student body representing over 50 countries and a student-centered approach to education. Our faculty, staff and administration interact with our students daily, building the educational experience and working hard to set our students up for success.

Advice for applicants in the college search: Put your Transfer Coordinator to work for you! We are here to make your transition a smooth one. Reach out with questions or any assistance we can offer you.

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